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  • Two Volume Set: In the Shadows of Glories Past and The Rise of Science in Islam and the West

    By John W. Livingston

    This is a study of science in Muslim society. The first volume starts at the rise of science in the eighth century and explores the efforts of nineteenth century Muslim thinkers and reformers to regain the lost ethos that had given birth to the rich scientific heritage of earlier Muslim…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • In The Shadows of Glories Past

    Jihad for Modern Science in Muslim Societies, 1850 to The Arab Spring

    By John W. Livingston

    The title of this volume implies two things: the greatness of the scientific tradition that Muslims had lost, and the power of the West, in whose threatening shadow reformers now labored to modernize in order to defend themselves against those very powers they were taking as models. Copernicus and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Science in Islam and the West

    From Shared Heritage to Parting of The Ways, Eighth to Nineteenth Centuries

    By John W. Livingston

    This is a study of science in Muslim society from its rise in the eighth century to the efforts of nineteenth century Muslim thinkers and reformers to regain the lost ethos that had given birth to the rich scientific heritage of earlier Muslim civilization. The volume is organized in four parts;…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge

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